The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 36 26 41
Rank change year-on-year -10 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Retail 112 151 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 6.12% 6.42% 5.39%
As % of the General category 15.24% 16.82% 15.45%
Number of salaries quoted 50 81 71
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,950 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,150 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,150 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.49% +2.55%  

Retail is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 735 898 602
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 40.14% 38.20% 34.92%
Number of salaries quoted 571 678 475
Median salary £40,000 £43,987 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.06% -7.39%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Retail as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Birmingham

Retail
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Retail in Birmingham

Retail
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Birmingham over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Retail in Birmingham

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Retail.

1 164 (62.84%) Finance
2 89 (34.10%) Data Centre
3 82 (31.42%) ITIL
4 73 (27.97%) MS Excel
5 65 (24.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 58 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (21.07%) Service Management
8 52 (19.92%) Microsoft
9 48 (18.39%) Service Delivery
10 47 (18.01%) SQL
11 46 (17.62%) Line Management
12 44 (16.86%) Analytical Skills
12 44 (16.86%) Degree
13 43 (16.48%) Publishing
14 40 (15.33%) Project Management
15 39 (14.94%) SAP
16 37 (14.18%) Manufacturing
16 37 (14.18%) PRINCE2
16 37 (14.18%) Windows
17 36 (13.79%) Linux
17 36 (13.79%) Change Management
18 34 (13.03%) Oracle
19 33 (12.64%) E-Commerce
20 32 (12.26%) CRM
20 32 (12.26%) VMware
20 32 (12.26%) Microsoft Azure
21 31 (11.88%) Capacity Planning
21 31 (11.88%) Banking
21 31 (11.88%) Software Engineering
21 31 (11.88%) SQL Server

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (2.68%) JBoss
2 6 (2.30%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.15%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.77%) Apache
6 1 (0.38%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.38%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.38%) CMS
6 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.38%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.38%) nginx
6 1 (0.38%) SAS
6 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 73 (27.97%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.75%) MS Office
3 10 (3.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.92%) MS Project
5 4 (1.53%) Photoshop
6 3 (1.15%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.38%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.38%) InDesign
8 1 (0.38%) InVision
8 1 (0.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (5.36%) assyst
2 10 (3.83%) Sentinel
3 6 (2.30%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (1.92%) SAP CAR
4 5 (1.92%) SAP Retail
5 4 (1.53%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (1.15%) Magento
6 3 (1.15%) SAP HCM
6 3 (1.15%) SAP POS DM
7 2 (0.77%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.77%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.77%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.77%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.77%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.77%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.77%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
7 2 (0.77%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.77%) SAP QM
7 2 (0.77%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 32 (12.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (9.58%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (7.28%) Amazon EC2
4 18 (6.90%) IaaS
4 18 (6.90%) PaaS
5 9 (3.45%) SaaS
6 4 (1.53%) AdWords
6 4 (1.53%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (1.15%) Office 365
8 1 (0.38%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.68%) Firewall
2 7 (2.68%) SSL
3 6 (2.30%) WAN
4 5 (1.92%) VPN
5 4 (1.53%) LAN
6 3 (1.15%) Skype
6 3 (1.15%) VoIP
7 2 (0.77%) DHCP
7 2 (0.77%) DNS
7 2 (0.77%) Internet
7 2 (0.77%) IPsec
7 2 (0.77%) SNMP
7 2 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.38%) DMZ
8 1 (0.38%) HTTP
8 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.38%) Intranet
8 1 (0.38%) MPLS
8 1 (0.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.88%) SQL Server
2 29 (11.11%) MySQL
3 23 (8.81%) DB2
4 22 (8.43%) Big Data
5 9 (3.45%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.68%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.92%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.53%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.15%) Power BI
10 3 (1.15%) SAP HANA
10 3 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.77%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.38%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.38%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (0.38%) QlikView
12 1 (0.38%) SAP BW
12 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.68%) Selenium
2 4 (1.53%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.15%) JIRA
3 3 (1.15%) JSUnit
3 3 (1.15%) JUnit
3 3 (1.15%) TestNG
4 2 (0.77%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.77%) LSMW
4 2 (0.77%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.38%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.38%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 164 (62.84%) Finance
2 43 (16.48%) Publishing
3 37 (14.18%) Manufacturing
4 31 (11.88%) Banking
5 20 (7.66%) Marketing
6 17 (6.51%) Telecoms
7 15 (5.75%) Retail Banking
8 10 (3.83%) Billing
9 8 (3.07%) Advertising
10 5 (1.92%) Automotive
11 3 (1.15%) Danish Language
11 3 (1.15%) Dutch Language
11 3 (1.15%) French Language
11 3 (1.15%) Games
11 3 (1.15%) German Language
11 3 (1.15%) Investment Banking
11 3 (1.15%) Legal
11 3 (1.15%) Spanish Language
11 3 (1.15%) Swedish Language
12 2 (0.77%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 38 (14.56%) Architect
2 35 (13.41%) Solutions Architect
3 32 (12.26%) Analyst
3 32 (12.26%) Developer
4 26 (9.96%) Consultant
5 15 (5.75%) .NET Developer
6 14 (5.36%) Data Centre Engineer
6 14 (5.36%) Monitoring Engineer
6 14 (5.36%) Project Manager
6 14 (5.36%) SAP Consultant
7 12 (4.60%) IT Manager
8 11 (4.21%) Business Analyst
9 9 (3.45%) Senior Developer
9 9 (3.45%) Service Manager
9 9 (3.45%) Technical Manager
9 9 (3.45%) Technical Services Manager
10 8 (3.07%) Infrastructure Architect
10 8 (3.07%) Junior
10 8 (3.07%) Service Analyst
10 8 (3.07%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (11.11%) .NET
1 29 (11.11%) HTML
2 24 (9.20%) CSS
3 20 (7.66%) ASP.NET
4 15 (5.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (4.21%) jQuery
6 7 (2.68%) HTML5
6 7 (2.68%) XML
7 6 (2.30%) AngularJS
7 6 (2.30%) Java EE
8 5 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (1.92%) REST
9 4 (1.53%) Web Services
10 3 (1.15%) .NET Framework
10 3 (1.15%) BAPI
10 3 (1.15%) EDI
10 3 (1.15%) Ionic Framework
10 3 (1.15%) SAP ALE
10 3 (1.15%) SAP Smart Forms
10 3 (1.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 89 (34.10%) Data Centre
2 44 (16.86%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (10.34%) Computer Science
4 19 (7.28%) CMDB
5 17 (6.51%) Fintech
6 13 (4.98%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (4.60%) EPoS
8 11 (4.21%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (2.30%) User Experience
10 5 (1.92%) FMCG
10 5 (1.92%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.92%) NHS
10 5 (1.92%) Social Media
11 3 (1.15%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.15%) e-Learning
11 3 (1.15%) Private Cloud
11 3 (1.15%) Smart Meter
11 3 (1.15%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.77%) Derivative
12 2 (0.77%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 37 (14.18%) Windows
2 36 (13.79%) Linux
3 24 (9.20%) Unix
4 6 (2.30%) Windows 10
4 6 (2.30%) Windows 7
4 6 (2.30%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.15%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.77%) AIX
7 2 (0.77%) Android
7 2 (0.77%) Solaris
7 2 (0.77%) SUSE
8 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (31.42%) ITIL
2 65 (24.90%) Continuous Improvement
3 58 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (21.07%) Service Management
5 48 (18.39%) Service Delivery
6 46 (17.62%) Line Management
7 40 (15.33%) Project Management
8 37 (14.18%) PRINCE2
9 36 (13.79%) Change Management
10 33 (12.64%) E-Commerce
11 32 (12.26%) CRM
12 31 (11.88%) Capacity Planning
12 31 (11.88%) Software Engineering
13 28 (10.73%) Presales
13 28 (10.73%) TOGAF
14 25 (9.58%) Technical Architecture
15 23 (8.81%) ITIL V3
15 23 (8.81%) MVC
15 23 (8.81%) TDD
16 21 (8.05%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 47 (18.01%) SQL
2 28 (10.73%) JavaScript
3 25 (9.58%) Java
4 24 (9.20%) C#
5 11 (4.21%) Python
6 10 (3.83%) PHP
7 8 (3.07%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.68%) ABAP
8 7 (2.68%) C
9 6 (2.30%) VBScript
10 4 (1.53%) Perl
10 4 (1.53%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.15%) Ruby
11 3 (1.15%) SAPscript
12 2 (0.77%) C++
12 2 (0.77%) Scala
13 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.38%) R
13 1 (0.38%) VB
13 1 (0.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 44 (16.86%) Degree
2 22 (8.43%) ISEB
3 20 (7.66%) PMP
4 19 (7.28%) PMI Certification
5 10 (3.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (3.45%) MCSE
7 8 (3.07%) CISSP
7 8 (3.07%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (2.68%) MCP
9 6 (2.30%) Security Cleared
10 5 (1.92%) APMP
10 5 (1.92%) CISM
11 3 (1.15%) CISA
11 3 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.15%) RHCE
11 3 (1.15%) SAP Certification
12 2 (0.77%) CCNA
12 2 (0.77%) PCI QSA
12 2 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.77%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.21%) SLA
2 9 (3.45%) QA
3 8 (3.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (2.30%) PCI DSS
4 6 (2.30%) PMO
5 4 (1.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.53%) SDET
6 3 (1.15%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (1.15%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.77%) GxP
8 1 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.38%) EMIR
8 1 (0.38%) MiFID
System Software
1 28 (10.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (7.28%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (2.68%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.38%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 23 (8.81%) SCCM
2 19 (7.28%) SCVMM
3 16 (6.13%) SCOM
4 14 (5.36%) Tivoli
5 8 (3.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (1.15%) SCOrch
6 3 (1.15%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.38%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.38%) vRealize
7 1 (0.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (19.92%) Microsoft
2 39 (14.94%) SAP
3 34 (13.03%) Oracle
4 32 (12.26%) VMware
5 20 (7.66%) CheckPoint
5 20 (7.66%) Cisco
5 20 (7.66%) HP
5 20 (7.66%) IBM
6 19 (7.28%) Juniper
7 18 (6.90%) BMC
7 18 (6.90%) Citrix
8 17 (6.51%) EMC
8 17 (6.51%) NetApp
9 9 (3.45%) Red Hat
10 8 (3.07%) ServiceNow
11 6 (2.30%) Google
12 4 (1.53%) DoubleClick
12 4 (1.53%) Kenshoo
12 4 (1.53%) Pega
12 4 (1.53%) Tableau
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